Northwest Seattle’s real estate market displaying some increasing buyer demand
The median list price in northwest Seattle is $787,000 down from last week’s $799,975. Inventory has been lightening lately and the Market Action Index (see below MAI chart) has been trending up. Though days -on-market is increasing, these are mildly positive indications for the market.
Average days-on-market (89 days) up from last week’s (76 days), asking price per square foot $304, median house size 2960 (sq ft).
Supply and Demand
Home sales continue to outstrip supply and the Market Action Index has been moving higher for several weeks. This is a Seller’s market so watch for upward pricing pressure in the near future if the trend continues.
Again this week we see prices in northwest Seattle remain roughly at the level they’ve been for several weeks. Since we’re significantly below the top of the market, look for persistent up-shift in the Market index before we see prices move from these levels.
Localized real estate market reports are great for getting a “feel” of what that specific market is doing.Localized real estate market reports are great for getting a “feel” of what that specific market is doing. For a more accurate pricing on residential property a Competitive Market Analysis (CMA) needs to be done comparing your home with current sales. With all of the current news regarding the real estate market in the Puget Sound area it is still a market filled with some headwinds and uncertainties.
Home sellers must continue to look at all the above factors when evaluating offers on their property. The above graphs for the Northwest Seattle real estate market will show recent trends on a micro level in Northwest Seattle that will in a large part reflect the prices buyers and sellers are willing to pay and receive for real estate in the area.Northwest Seattle home and lifestyle search
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Northwest Seattle median prices vs. all of Seattle
For a more accurate pricing on residential property a Competitive Market Analysis
(CMA) needs to be done comparing your home with current properties that have sold recently in your neighborhood